Coaching Tips for Individuals and Corporations In this article, there are coaching tips for individuals and employees of a corporation. On some levels, coaching individuals is very different than coaching corporations, but on some levels, they are the same. For example, coaching individuals and corporations are the same, because there are suggestions for improvement. Also, the coach wants whomever they coach to act on what they suggest. The outcome is hopefully the same, improvements in some area. However, tips … [Read more...]

How Much are Life Coach Training Fees?

Life coach training fees are one of the costs of starting a life coaching business. These fees can range from a few hundred dollars to tens of thousands of dollars. The question rally shouldn't be “How much are life coach training fees?” The questions should be “What kind of value do I get for my life coaching training fees?” What is Life Coach Training? With proper training and education, you will learn both the art and science of coaching. You will learn effective questioning, active … [Read more...]

Force Concentration and Finding Your Niche Coaching Business

A lot of coaches are so skilled, that they don't feel the need to create a niche coaching business. They feel confident enough about their skills and expertise to coach almost anyone who comes looking for help. This often leads others to wonder about the necessity of specializing and finding a specific coaching niche, when it seems like you can have more to offer and you can gain more clients if you remain as a generalist coach. It may seem counterintuitive to narrow your focus down, since this … [Read more...]

Accredited Online Coaching Courses

Accredited online coaching courses come from accredited institutions of higher learning, which have been carefully evaluated and proven to be in compliance with standards that have been established by a recognized governing body. For example in the United States, the American Association of Medical Colleges accredits medical schools, the American Bar Association accredits law schools, and organizations like the Western Association of Schools and Colleges accredits many colleges and universities … [Read more...]

Putting the Psychology into Psychology Life Coaching

Psychology life coaching seeks to merge, to some degree, the fields of life coaching and psychology. Though there has always been a clear distinction between a coach and a psychologist, there is a new trend in coaching to put some psychology into life coaching. The Difference Between a Coach and a Psychologist The coach is dedicated to the belief that the client possesses their own answers. The role of the coach is to help clients see clearly and distinctly the correct action and right … [Read more...]

What Degree Do You Need to Become a Life Coach?

The best answer to the question “What degree do you need to become a life coach?” is simple. You don’t need a college degree. You don’t need a coaching certificate. What you need most is a degree in life. The others help. And we will talk about them in this blog. But the simple truth is: if you haven’t really lived, I believe that you can’t make a very good life coach. Look at Doctors to Understand what Degree Do You Need to Become a Life Coach Doctors take a lot of courses before they can … [Read more...]

Starting a Life Coach Practice – 6 Ways to Get Clients

If you are staring a life coach practice, you have made a good decision. You are entering a business in which you can help others while helping yourself. Starting a life coach practice entails the usual steps for starting any business – licensing, business plans, office space, and other business related items. It also requires training, education, and coaching materials. Starting a Life Coach Practice With Clients The most important goal after starting a life coaching practice is to get … [Read more...]

Does Life Coaching Work? Ask me After my Car Accident

Does life coaching work? When you go through tough times. How do you manage? Do you avoid? Do you freak out? OR... ...Do you coach yourself? Three ‘Life Ruining’ Situations Recently, I experienced three events that really changed my life – in one day. All three had the potential to ruin my life if I was unable to handle them. I really had to pull all of my tools together and coach myself through them. The first was a vehicle accident, everyone involved survived, but it … [Read more...]

The Guerrilla Guide to Starting a Life Coaching Practice

Starting a life coaching practice is not an easy task. You might be worried about: whether or not you are venturing into the right business if you can earn a decent living if you have the right credentials whether you will be able to catch up and compete favorably with the more experienced coaches in this profession Your worst enemy in starting this kind of business is fear, uncertainty and procrastination. From personal experience, I have a clear idea what it is like to … [Read more...]